JONES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI – Around July 11, 2018 a concerned family member contacted the Jones County Sheriff’s Department regarding possible statutory rape.
The family member stated the victim had finally revealed that Latray White, 24 of Heidelberg, had been having sex with the victim at a time when the victim was 14 and White was 21. The victim also claimed the incidents had occurred more than once and was afraid to tell anyone because White threatened to hurt the victim.
White was taken into custody on July 27, 2018 and charged with Statutory Rape. His bond was set at $30,000.